What Happened in 1401

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Historical Events

  • Jul 9 Turko-Mongol ruler Tamerlane (Timur) destroys Baghdad, killing 20,000

Famous People Born in 1401

  • May 12 Emperor Shōkō (d. 1428)
  • Jul 23 Francesco Sfoza, soldier
  • Aug 16 Jacqueline, Countess of Hainaut, dauphine of France (d. 1436)
  • Oct 27 Catherine of Valois, queen of Henry V of England (d. 1437)
  • Dec 21 Tommaso Masaccio, Italian painter (d. 1428)

Famous Deaths

  • Feb 19 William Sawtree, 1st English religious martyr, burned in London
  • May 18 Władysław Opolczyk (German: Ladislaus von Oppel, count palatine of Hungary 1367-1372, governor of Halych-Volhynia 1372 - 1378, count palatine of Poland